Welcome to Kingsville, Texas, a small yet robust community rich in history with a bright future that is known for its distinguished research university, Naval Air Station, eco-tourism, and ranching. Kingsville proudly offers a diverse selection of outdoor activities, restaurants, and retail establishments for visitors and locals alike. Tour one of our many historic museums, exciting planned events, or local attractions and enjoy an unforgettable excursion off the beaten path. Explore the possibilities by clicking the options displayed here, or contact the Kingsville Visitors Center for assistance in planning your trip to Kingsville today.
Interested in a little expedition? Check out some of the additional regional attractions just a short drive away.
- Relax with a trip to the beach at the Padre Island National Seashore, home to over 380 bird species and a safe nesting ground for the Kemp’s ridley sea turtle at 20420 Park Rd 22, Corpus Christi, Texas.
- Tour the World War II-vintage Essex Class aircraft carrier the USS Lexington, now permanently docked in Corpus Christi, 2914 N. Shoreline Blvd.
- Explore hands-on exhibits that give you an up-close look at the life from our region at the Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History, 1900 N. Chaparral St.
- Focusing on the art of the region and the Americas, the Art Museum of South Texas features a variety of contemporary and traditional art. Located at 1902 North Shoreline Blvd, Corpus Christi.
- Visit the largest aquarium in Texas which is also dedicated to promoting environmental conservation and rehabilitation of local wildlife at the Texas State Aquarium, 2710 N Shoreline Blvd, Corpus Christi.
- Immerse yourself in serene beauty at the 180-acre botanical garden and nature center, offering butterfly, reptile, and bird exhibits amid spectacular gardens at the South Texas Botanical Gardens & Nature Center, 8545 S Staples St, Corpus Christi.